Accredited & Certified
Pipeline and Drainage Systems are proud to be certified under the
internationally recognised ISO 14001:2004 for
design, management of manufacture and supply of the road and bridge
drainage and road maintenance products to local authorities,
construction sector and civil engineers.
In addition, we are also certified under
ISO9001:2008 Quality Management Standard for the
Design, Manufacture and Distribution of Combined Kerb and Line
Drainage. As part of the assessment process, every facet of our
business operation was audited by Lloyd's Register Quality
Assurance. As a company this allows us to mark our
products with the CE mark of conformity.
PDS strive to create a company culture that manages our
environmental impact through a series of policy commitments as
outlined in our
Environmental Policy Statement (click to open).
In addition our drainage products meet - or exceed - all of the
legal requirements under both UK and European regulations:
* Envirokerb bridge drainage range
|European Standard BSEN-1433
|Highways Agency Advisory Note IAN117/08 (V2)
|Declaration of Conformity
European Standard BSEN1433
EN1433 is a European harmonized standard under the Construction
Products Directive 89/106/EEC. Tests covered in
EN1433 include load test
(D400KN), weathering test (R+) and watertight
test. PDS achieved these standards under rigorous assessment by
Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance.
Highways Agency Interim Advice
The Highways Agency issued advisory note
IAN117/08(v2) to clarify their interpretation of
BSEN1433. PDS played an active role in drafting
the requirements for this to ensure the regulations were fair,
legal and workable for all manufacturers within the European
All PDS documentation has been inspected by the authors of
IAN117/08 and the Technical Services Director of
the HA who are satisfied that we are fully compliant to
IAN117/08 and EN1433.
PDS have supplied and are supplying the largest contracts in the
UK and Ireland. This includes Highway Agency, National Roads
Authority and Department of Environment contracts. We also have
contracts in Germany, Italy, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Dubai
and South Africa.
PDS are happy to make all our certification available to
interested parties - please contact us to request copies.